lickety-split

adverb
lick·e·ty-split | \ˌli-kə-tē-ˈsplit \

Definition of lickety-split 

: at great speed

First Known Use of lickety-split

circa 1859, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lickety-split

probably irregular from lick entry 1 + split

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The first known use of lickety-split was circa 1859

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lickety-split

adverb

English Language Learners Definition of lickety-split

: very quickly

lickety-split

adverb
lick·e·ty-split | \ˌli-kə-tē-ˈsplit\

Kids Definition of lickety-split

: at top speed

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